#242c48 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #242c48 is composed of 14.1% red, 17.3% green and 28.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 50% cyan, 38.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 71.8% black. It has a hue angle of 226.7 degrees, a saturation of 33.3% and a lightness of 21.2%. #242c48 color hex could be obtained by blending #485890 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 14
    • G 17
    • B 28
    RGB color chart
    • C 50
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 72
    CMYK color chart

#242c48 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#242c48 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #242c48 has RGB values of R:36, G:44, B:72 and CMYK values of C:0.5, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.72. Its decimal value is 2370632.

Hex triplet 242c48 #242c48
RGB Decimal 36, 44, 72 rgb(36,44,72)
RGB Percent 14.1, 17.3, 28.2 rgb(14.1%,17.3%,28.2%)
CMYK 50, 39, 0, 72
HSL 226.7°, 33.3, 21.2 hsl(226.7,33.3%,21.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 226.7°, 50, 28.2
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 18.559, 5.42, -18.555
XYZ 2.798, 2.644, 6.494
xyY 0.234, 0.222, 2.644
CIE-LCH 18.559, 19.331, 286.283
CIE-LUV 18.559, -4.143, -20.299
Hunter-Lab 16.261, 2.254, -12.294
Binary 00100100, 00101100, 01001000

Color Schemes with #242c48

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Alternatives to #242c48

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#242c48 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #242c48

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CSS codes
.text {color:#242c48;}
.background {background-color:#242c48;}
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Shades and Tints of #242c48

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #030407 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #242c48

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #353537 is the less saturated color, while #031a69 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #242c48 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #2d2d2d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2b2d32 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e3751 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2b3751 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #283a3f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2a334e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #28334d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #273542 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population